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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Product Cost Manager


VO, RS, 26000

Req ID 16343 Pančevo, Serbia




  • Managing Cost Engineering teams and tasks in both acquisition and product development projects
  • Implementing Target Cost Management for target cost achievement in projects
  • Deriving target costs for all cost elements for the scopes of product lines and functional areas, breaking down the target costs according to development progress in cooperation with Product Cost Engineering
  • Coordinating measure management at project level to achieve the target costs while balancing overruns and underruns
  • Leading projects for holistic product cost optimization and target cost achievement for the entire value chain, supported by the departments involved
  • Collaborating with corporate function (Technology Domains) to coordinate product costing and joint cost engineering tasks 





  • University degree in a technical field (Engineering, Engineering Management, Business Engineering or similar)
  • Several years of relevant professional experience and a strong cost awareness
  • Very good moderation and presentation skills
  • Excellent communication in English (level C1)
  • Ability to work in a team, flexibility, resilience, and commitment
  • Self-reliant, systematic and goal-oriented working method


Be part of our ZF team as Product Cost Manager and apply now!


Sonja Sobot

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